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Melanesian Pidgin and the Oceanic Substrate

Melanesian Pidgin and the Oceanic Substrate (Hardback)

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Topics in this volume include: interlingual contact in the Pacific to the mid-19th century; the Sandalwood period; the Tok Pisin language; oceanic Austronesian languages; structures and sources of pidgin syntax; the pidgin pronominal system; and calquing - pidgin and Solomons languages.

Languages with Grant & CutlerLearning & Reference By SubjectListening skillsLanguages with Grant & CutlerLinguisticsHistorical & comparative linguistics Publisher: Stanford University Press Publication Date: 01/06/1988 ISBN-13: 9780804714501  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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